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Av. Insurgentes 5, San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
(967) 678-2090
Today
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average ...

We were recommended this place by a local ... who said the prices were reasonable but the food great. We simply found the prices reasonable but the food very average and the service subpar ... the waiter dilly dallyed a lot.

3 of 5 starsReviewed December 1, 2013
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699 reviews 699 reviews
288 restaurant reviews
172 helpful votes 172 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

We were recommended this place by a local ... who said the prices were reasonable but the food great. We simply found the prices reasonable but the food very average and the service subpar ... the waiter dilly dallyed a lot.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013 via mobile

The Tuluc was the first restaurant we found in San Cristobal on our very early arrival. We had an excellent breakfast there, mixing delicious and well cooked pancakes, a fresh fruit salad and some scrambled eggs with chorizo, mexican style. The waiter was very nice, bringing more coffee (american) for free. Happy with this first experience, we went back there... More 

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Beijing, China
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107 reviews 107 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
162 helpful votes 162 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2013

After 3 days in San Cristobal we'd had nothing but excellent food. That is until we tried Restaurante Tuluc. We shared a Parrillada - the stringy beef steak tasted of liver and the chorizo was 90% fat. The tacos were particularly bad - breaking as soon as they were picked up. The meal came with no side sauces to add... More 

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Bruxelles
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

I spent 2 weeks in Mexico eating food on the streets and in tiny local bars and I felt absolutely great and healthy until I went to this restaurant recommended by all guidebooks I have! I ate the speciality of the resto called filete Tuluc - beef with spinach and cheese. I got sick. One tip: San Christobal is considered... More 

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Tataouine, Tunisia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2012

Ten years ago, whan the chef owner was present, it was a good place to eat for a fair price. I have been sick after having the parrillada, a quite disgusting and greay mixture. The toll was a day rest.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2011

My husband and I celebrated our first meal in chiapas here. It was a rainy night, the place looked empty...we took a shot. We hadn't had meat in a awhile so we ordered steaks. One was on a platter and the other was their signature dish (a steak frites), rolled up in spinach. Best steaks we've had in mexico. Good... More 

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Amsterdam, Holland
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81 reviews 81 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2011

We had dinner here yesterday, and breakfast today. Its perfect no-nonsense, with focus on good food and at great value. We shared a nice salad, a spaghetti pomodoro and a parillada for 1 (a mix of grilled meat with peppers and mushrooms) and the meal was just simply wonderful. We were happy to come across this place. Same for breakfast,... More 

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Egham
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47 reviews 47 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2010

We stopped in San Cristobal on a tour of southern Mexico and found this restaurant by chance whilst wandering around the city centre. What a find. It provides a good mix of Mexican, French and American cuisine and all that we has was excellent. The service was good and the Conca y Toro Reservado 2009 wine was superb. Whilst not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Av. Insurgentes 5, San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Chiapas  >  San Cristobal de las Casas
  • Phone Number: (967) 678-2090
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm

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